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January 18, 2007
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Corrections officer charged after 6-yr.-old grandson shoots self

Editor's Note: Officers face a critical decision when they bring their weapons home. The problem of keeping your gun readily available without jeopardizing the safety of a child can be a difficult balancing act. Be sure to read our previous coverage, Kids & Guns: Strategies for avoiding firearms tragedies as well as the follow-up from our readers.

By Annie Sweeney
The Chicago Sun-Times

Full story: Corrections officer charged after 6-yr.-old grandson shoots self






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